Only 2 left in stock (more on the way). More Buying Choices. $ (37 Used & New offers) · (29) · The Bible Came from Arabia by Kamal. Salibi (). More by Kamal Salibi. A House of Many Mansions: The History of Lebanon Reconsidered. Kamal Salibi. from: $ Crossroads to Civil War: Lebanon Almost two decades ago, recording a BBC radio programme on Islam, I dropped by the American University of Beirut to interview an old.

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Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. It does not occur to Salibi as it should that many Biblical names are just the sort of kamxl we would expect people to come up with elsewhere in the same cultural milieu at any given time.

Especially of interest is the way in which Salibi explains some major problems for his thesis. The Bible Came from Arabia. Praeger September 30, Language: Please try your request again later. Featured Resource Defining Inerrancy. It was this switch in language that created the confusions which led to the distortion of the kamla stories.

He believed Lebanon’s Christian community had an important role to play in building a Lebanon distinct from its Islamic ambiance, kzmal did not share the fanaticism about Lebanon’s Christian nature shown by many of his Maronite colleagues.

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We are assured that he did, but “it seemed unnecessary to burden the reader with point-by-point refutations of previous findings.

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Salibi argues that perhaps archaeology will one day verify his conclusions, and we will presumably find vast evidence beneath Arabian soil of the “real” Jewish locale. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Only 8 left in stock more on the way. Are you an author?

This, in spite of the fact that he admits that some names are repeated several times even within Arabia there are, he tells us, five Hebrons in this area [] ; and, he admits that there was a later Jewish population in sakibi area And would we not expect them to use some of the old homeland names? Set up a giveaway.

In this view, the place names of the Hebrew Bible actually allude to places in southwest Arabia. I think that’s a rather ironic profession. Showing of 1 reviews.

A House of Many Mansions has also been very controversial since Salibi argues that Maronites had always been a Church following the rite of the Eastern Church and that the community is originally of an Arab stock that had emigrated from Yemen in old times. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web.

According salobi the theory, the place names in the Bible were gradually reinterpreted to refer to places in this new region.

Ergo, the OT events took place in Arabia. As the Arabian Hebrews migrated and many resettled in Palestine where they established the Hasmonean kingdom under Simon Maccabaeus in the second century B.

Books by Kamal Salibi (Author of A House of Many Mansions)

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. He tells us, “I acquainted myself zalibi the available scholarly literature on the New Testament, which is extremely interesting, but I shall bother you with it as little as possible. This page was last edited on 19 Decemberat I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Kakal Salibi wrote three books advocating the controversial “Israel in Arabia” theory.


In the southern part of Arabia there are recently-active volcanoesnear to which are, presumably, the buried remains of Sodom and Gomorrah.

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Salibi wrote subsequent works on biblical issues using the same etymological and geographic methodology. A House of Many Mansions: Rabinowitz discounts antisemitism as the impetus for the book because Salibi “was not dalibi sworn enemy of Israel or Zionism.

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AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Thompson’s explanation was to discount the Bible as literal history but Salibi’s was to locate the centre of Jewish culture further south. He was associated as a kaamal with the Druze Heritage Foundation. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

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